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University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, [UPES] Dehradun Reviews

7.3 / 10

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GAUTAM
GAUTAM
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Chemical Engineering), batch of 2022
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10

There are so many student societies and official clubs are there Urja is the main festival AWESOME.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
10/10

There are 2 hostels, 1 for boys and other for girls Yeah, there are so many options you have 50 rupees. I love this place because of that the infrastructure is very good.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10

Faculty is very good they will help you and also the laboratories are very well equipped.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
8/10

For computer science, the placement is top notched. Average salary is 8 lakhs per annum and the highest is about 50 lakhs. Bonding with alumni is weak but currently working on that.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

UPES conducted its own exam we must have to clear that test and 60%marks in PCM is the basic eligibility for admission. UPESEAT exam conducted on its own and also on the basis of JEE Main.



Nikhil
Nikhil
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2022
PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
7/10

not yet, Microsoft , adventure, wiper google etc, come for placements. Average salary is upto 15 lakh, nearly 85-90% placement. Alumni network getting better with each year


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Class XII and then UPESAT/JEE ,cutoff varied as it was based on marks scored in entrance exam as well as XII class



Raman
Raman
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electrical Engineering), batch of 2018
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
5/10

There is various type of societies clubs and associations on campus. There are two major festivals Ignite and Urja. Life is good in college as it is situated under the mountains but regarding placements, the college is not very good but regarding studies, it is a very good option.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
7/10

There are private hostels and hostels which were provided by UPES. Hostel fees approximately INR 1 lakh per year. PG availability is good and it is around INR 5000 per month. Food in college is very good and it is easily affordable approximately you can get in INR 50 per thali. Quality of classrooms Labs libraries and all other infrastructure are good.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
4/10

Class timings, projects, exams, and assignments are good no complaint regarding that and teachers have very good technical knowledge. My overall experience related to studies was good but related to placement world very poor.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
3/10

The course fee is approximately INR 21 Lakhs. Scholarships options are available if you're domiciled in Uttarakhand. Yeah, it depends upon the situation of the candidate's parents but loans are easily available and can be availed from most banks.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
4/10

I have done an internship in Larsen and Toubro electrical and automation in Mumbai, Maharashtra. There was no stipend given to me. I have been hired by an information technology company known as IBM. I got my package as INR 300000 per annum. UPES Alumni network is ok not very good.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

There was an admission test which was conducted by UPES and on the basis of rank, we were allowed to select the branches of our choice. The entrance examination is conducted by UPES itself. In my case it was like around I got at rank 3000 my branch which is electrical engineering.



vaibhav
Vaibhav
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2018
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
7/10

Various societies are there for you to get the exposure such as ACM, Hypervision etc.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
10/10

Campus is surrounded by very beautiful himalayan range.climate is too good


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10

I have done various projects here which gave me exposure to industry level technologies such as machine learning, big data etc.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
5/10

Fees is high for BTech course in UPES so sometimes it becomes difficult to afford INR 1 lakh per semester.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
9/10

Placements are good. 98% of the students in my class got placed in the top companies such as L&T, Fiserv, VMware, Microsoft etc



Mayank
Mayank
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Automobile Engineering), batch of 2021
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10

There are many societies related to each and every branch that actively conducts many fests in the college. Moreover, college on its own behalf conducts two annual fests named URJAA and IGNITE. The college life of UPES os excellent.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
10/10

The hostel fee is around INR 1lakh30000 rupees per year and there are hostels available outside the campus also that offers you the optimum quality of living. College infrastructure is also very good and it has secured its place among the topmost beautiful campuses in ASIA.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10

College starts at 9.30a.m. and ends at about 5.30p.m. The curriculum is well maintained and education quality is superb.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
8/10

Talking about the fee there is a different fee for different semesters and you can say that 4-5lakhs rupees including hostel fee and all expenditure can easily be spent while studying in UPES. There are plenty of scholarship options available for the students and if you are among top 10% of your branch then you can surely get a scholarship. Not in all cases loans are needed but if they are then they can easily be availed from the banks like SBI, OBC etc.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
10/10

Currently, I am in the first year so I am not eligible for the internship but my seniors have applied for the I tern and they are pursuing the intern in the industries related to the domain. Many of them are going to foreign for the internship. Talking about the placements, UPES is well known for its placements and many of the core companies like Microsoft, Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai etc. Surely visits college every year for the placement and the average package is about INR 6-7Lakh rupees and touching the maximum of around INR 27 lakh rupees previous year. The Alumni network of our college is very strong as it has been serving nation past 13 years.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

If you have a minimum of 60% marks in your intermediate and also in matriculation only then you are eligible to apply for UPES and there are two ways to get admission first me is the examination pathway(online and offline) and the second one is through boards merit. If you are able to solve 80%of your UPESEAT paper then there are the chances that you can get the admission.



Muskan
Muskan
Bachelor of Arts + Bachelor of Laws [B.A.L.L.B.] {Hons}, batch of 2021
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
6/10

Societies in the college are very helpful and interesting. The main festival is Urja, Ignite, Paras Diwan etc. The college life is good.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
8/10

There is 4 campus hostel in kandoli i.e. Where school of law is placed. Hostel fee is INR 1,40,000. Food is good. Everything is very good. WiFi is very fast.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
7/10

Class timings are very complicated. It starts at 8:30 am to 4:30 pm with breaks. Projects and assignments are very useful for the purpose of examination. Quality of teaching is very good and it is not monotonous. The overall experience is good.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
5/10

Per year course fee is INR 3 lakhs. Scholarships are for those students who achieve highest marks in their batches. Only one from different batches. Yes. Loans are needed.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
9/10

UPES provides internships at the last year of the college. The percentage of batches which gets placements are very high.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

UPES conduct their own exam for the admission of the students. It is divided into three main categories i.e. school of engineering, school of law and school of business. The exam which I have given was ULSAT. UPES also gives admission on the basis of CLAT ranks and 12th board ranks which is supposed to be more than 75 percent.



Suraj
Suraj
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA], batch of 2017
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10

The timing is from Morning 9:30 am The faculty teaches us with the help of smart classes and projector. 


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
10/10

About INR 1 lakh is course fee. There are almost 100 students who can get a scholarship. Yes, the loan is needed from any bank if needed.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The criteria is above 60% marks in 12. I gave the exam of UPESEAT. The cut off my course is above 60%



Anshuman
Anshuman
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2021
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
9/10

There are a lot of them to join and learn from them. Uurja and Ignite are the two main college fests. Apart from them there are also many events hosted by clubs and societies from time to time. The college life in general is very good. There is 0% ragging in the University which is itself a record.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
7/10

There are 5 campus hostels and others are private hostels outside the campus. The hostel fee for a year is nearly INR 1,50,000 for an academic session for double sharing rooms. The PGs outside the University is also a good option as they are in the middle of the Bidholi village. 


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
8/10

The daily routine for first-year students is packed from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. which also consists of breaks. It isn't necessary that every branch will have a huge amount of classes, but yeah it depends on a number of subjects of any particular branch. There is quite a fluency in the method of teaching. There are tutorial classes for the PCM subjects in which students practice numerical problems. 


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
5/10

The course fee per year is almost INR 2.5 lakh. The scholarship options available to students are that their CBSE boards percentage should be above 90% so that there is a hope of getting a scholarship. Moreover, the scholarships are divided branch wise and the students can change the branch too if they need a scholarship. On an average, 1 out of 20 students in the University gets a scholarship. The University also promotes the education of underprivileged students and provides scholarships to them. The need of loan depends on the student's family. 


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
8/10

Placements in computer science are quite well and the highest one can go up to INR 20 to INR 25 lakhs per annum. The University also provides internships to third-year undergraduate students as well. Key companies include Reliance, Schlumberger, Microsoft, TCS and many more. The average salary is about INR 4 to INR 5 lakhs per annum and the highest can go up to INR 25 lakhs per annum. Also, almost 99%of the batches get placed. The alumni network is very well in the campus and students often get to know about the success stories of successful alumni from the University.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The eligibility criteria for UPES is minimum 60% marks in CBSE boards. Also, admission is taken through UPESEAT exam too. I took the UPESEAT exam to get into the University. For my course cutoff is approx 9000 rank. This is because the University is having domain specific computer science branches due to which seats get increased.



Akshat
Akshat
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2020
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
7/10

There are multiple student chapters and clubs at upes including csi acm and Microsoft student partners. Cultural and tech fests occur on campus. Life is good.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
7/10

Hostel INR 1.5 lakh per year. PGs and hostels available near the college that vary up to INR 1-1.5 lakh per year. Infrastructure is nice and the food is good. Wifi is available and simulator for realtime experiences are available.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
5/10

Class timings very poor, irregular classes at no fixed time duration. Quality of teaching depends on the teacher. Overall fine experience up till now.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
4/10

INR 3-3.5 lakh per year. Scholarships through JEE Mains, Upeseat, boards merit(above 91%). 30-40 students who get the scholarship every year. Taking loans depends on students.( loans easily available from all banks)


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
7/10

Not done any internships till now. IBM, Wipro, Infosys, L&T. INR 29 lakh per annum is the highest in computer science branch. Alumni network is good.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Through entrance exam or board merit/JEE Main scores. 80% of the seats are reserved for those who are allotted on the basis of entrance examination and the remaining 20% will be through board merit or JEE Main scores. The eligibility criteria of UPESEAT 2018 should be checked by the candidates before filling the application form. The candidates should have secured at least 60% marks at Higher and Senior Secondary Level (10th and 12th). Should have scored minimum 60% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics at Senior Secondary level (12th). Non-Exam Pathway (up to 20% Seat Distribution) Board Merit: The candidates should have secured minimum 80% marks in 10th and 80% in 12th standard (or equivalent examination) in PCM. An aggregate to 80% should also have scored in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics at Senior Secondary Level (12th standard).



Akash
Akash
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2020
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10

There are so many Societies & Student chapters in UPES and they are too much activity. And UPES promotes their students to get engaged in Chapters and societies.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
10/10

UPES has world-class infrastructure. There are Two separate campuses one for Engineering and another for law and management. There are so many types of equipment for practicals. Sufficient labs and a huge library .


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
7/10

Faculties in Every department are pretty good and UPES keeps hiring new Faculties according to the Need. Routine is Bit Hectic in First Year. Classes are from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. but in later years it gets lighter so students can focus on themselves.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
5/10

As UPES is a private college, the fee of UPES is little bit High. For One semester in CS branches are INR 1 Lakh average. But UPES delivers equivalent to what it takes as fees. And also UPES provide financial support to those who cannot afford by providing Bank Loans etc.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
7/10

Placements in UPES are Pretty good. From many big Companies to Some very Successful startups comes for recruitment in UPES. Even Indian Navy and Army come for recruitment in UPES. Average Package of CS branches in UPES in INR 4- INR 4.5 Lakh.